Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge

comprehensive management plan.

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Titonka, Iowa (1710 360th St., Titonka 50480)

Written in English
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  • Wildlife refuges -- Iowa -- Planning,
  • Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge (Iowa)

Edition Notes

ContributionsU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
The Physical Object
Pagination25, [2], 26, [9] p. :
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17805924M
OCLC/WorldCa37419445

The Paperback of the Audubon Guide to the National Wildlife Refuges: Northern Midwest:Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: John Grassy. The Iowa Wetland Management District is part of Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge but is very different from other wetland management districts. Under a Memorandum of Understanding with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, the State manages many of the waterfowl production areas (WPAs) in the district. “Wake up with the birds. Arrive in the early morning (or late afternoon) when wildlife is most active.” So reads a line from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Wildlife Refuge System: A Visitor’s ’s a fitting piece of guidance since January 5 th is 14 th annual National Bird Day. This observance was established to raise awareness for the survival and contributions. The National Wildlife Refuge System is managed by the United States Fish & Wildlife Service. It is a system of public lands and waters set aside to conserve America's fish, wildlife and plants. The first National Wildlife Refuge was created in and the system now includes all 50 states.

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The Kellys Slough complex is managed by the Devils Lake Wetland Management District of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Devils Lake. Some areas in the complex are designated as Waterfowl Production Areas, while others have National Wildlife Refuge status. WPAs are open to non-vehicular access year-round. Question 4 (Matthew) Question 4 cont. (Matthew) Question 5 (Sarah) The seasonal changes in the refuge do not affect the habitat. Since the Elliott Slough Refuge is a protected area, the organisms growth rate is constant. The long-toed salamander, for example, was endangered. Tijuana Slough National Wildlife Refuge Tijuana Slough National Wildlife Refuge is a park in San Diego County and has an elevation of 10 feet. Tijuana Slough National Wildlife Refuge is situated west of Tijuana River Valley, close to Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve. Union Slough. About the Refuge. Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge was established by an Executive Order in , which designated this area as a migratory waterfowl refuge.

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The Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge is proposing to update the refuge’s hunting program and is seeking public comment. Proposed Change to Hunting Program. Auto Tour Route Closed for Repairs. The Auto Tour Route is closed due to a culvert washout.

We will open the Route for two weeks once the washout has been repaired. Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge was established by an Executive Order inwhich designated this area as a migratory waterfowl refuge. Our purpose is to provide refuge and breeding grounds for migratory birds and other wildlife.

The Slough is all that remains of a pre-glacial riverbed. The name “Union” refers to the connection of. Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge, Bancroft, Iowa.

66 likes 1 talking about this 84 were here. Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge, located in /5(16). Friends of Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge, Titonka, IA. 69 likes. The Friends of Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge is a non-profit organization open to the public for membership.5/5.

Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge, located in Kossuth County, Iowa, was established in to provide a refuge and breeding ground for waterfowl and other migratory birds. The actual slough is all that remains of a pre-glacial riverbed, and its name is derived from the connection or "union" of two watersheds: the Blue Earth River of Minnesota and the East Fork of the Des Location: Kossuth County, Iowa, United States.

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Subjects: Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge (Iowa) Iowa -- Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge. Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge was established in to provide a refuge and breeding ground for migratory birds and other wildlife.

The actual slough is all that remains of a pre-glacial riverbed, and its name is derived from the connection or "union" of two watersheds: the Blue Earth River of Minnesota and the East Fork of the Des. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge.

Titonka, Iowa ( th St., Titonka ): U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge was established by an Executive Order in and was designated a migratory waterfowl refuge. The habitat at the Slough provides excellent opportunities for wildlife observation.

Limited hunting and fishing are permitted in limited areas of the Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge during limited times of.

Friends of Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge Inc Quick Facts. place. Algona, IA Summary. Programs + Results. Financials. Operations. Mission. This organization has not provided GuideStar with a mission statement. Ruling Year Principal Officer Donna Kitzinger.

Main Address. 64 Smith Cir. Tentative dates for a meeting of refuge staff and the Planning Needs Assess­ ment Committee are February 8th and 9th, 2. Management Plan Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge was established inprimarily to assist with the production and management of waterfowl in the Mississippi Flyway.

Find out information about Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge. Parks Directory of the United States / National Wildlife Refuges Address: th St Titonka, IA Phone: Fax: Web. Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge was established inprimarily to assist with the production and management of waterfowl in the Mississippi Flyway.

Management programs are designed to encourage maximum use of the area by nesting waterfowl and to provide a resting and feeding area for waterfowl during their long migration flights. Parks of the Northwest region in Iowa. Featuring Bradgate State Fishing Access, Bigelow State Park, Rush Lake State Wildlife Management Area, Storm Lake State Wildlife Management Area, Mud Lake State Wildlife Management Area, Palo Alto State Wildlife Area Number One, Pickerel Lake State Wildlife Management Area Union Slough National.

Union Slough is all that remains of a pre-glacial riverbed. “Union Slough” stands for the connection, or union, of the east fork of the Des Moines River and the Blue Earth River. 3, acres, National Wildlife Refuge, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. Restrooms at Headquarters; Hiking, Biking, Birding.

Educational Activity. Friends Of Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge, Inc. is an Iowa Revised Domestic Non-Profit filed on Octo The company's filing status is listed as Active and its File Number is The Registered Agent on file for this company is Michael E Gabor and is located at N Dodge St, Algona, IA Founded: The Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge invites the public to participate in a Christmas Bird Count hosted by the Refuge on Wednesday, Jan.

As ofthere are National Wildlife Refuges in the United States, with the addition of the Green River National Wildlife Refuge.

Refuges that have boundaries in multiple states are listed only in the state where the main visitor entrance is located. TITONKA — On Saturday, the Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge and the Friends of Union Slough will hold a public event to celebrate International Migratory Bird Day. A special driving tour route through the Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge in northern Iowa will open this Saturday and end at sundown on Mother’s Day — Sunday, May 12th.

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Attractions include state parks, the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Decorah bald eagles, Pella Tulip Festival, Amana Colonies tours, the Mississippi River and Dubuque, Maquoketa Caves State Park, and the Loess Hills.

Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge was established by an Executive Order in and was designated a migratory waterfowl refuge.

The habitat at the Slough provides excellent opportunities for wildlife observation. This book documents nearly US and Canadian locations where wildlife refuges, nature preserves, and similar properties protect natural sites that lie within the North American Great Plains, from Canada’s Prairie Provinces to the Texas-Mexico border.

Information on site location, size, biological diversity, and the presence of especially rare or interesting flora and fauna are Author: Paul A. Johnsgard. This handsome 9 x 10 book features hundreds of color photographs and a text by nature writer Eric Jay Dolin which surveys the history of the U.S refuge system from it's beginnings with Teddy Roosevelt's proclamation creating the first National Wildlife Refuge up to today's wildlife preservation initiatives and challenges/5(6).

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Other experiences in /5(87). College Inn Monmouth is located in Monmouth. Union Street Railroad Bridge and Salem First United Methodist Church are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Santiam River and Baskett Slough National Wildlife Refuge.

Salem Riverfront Carousel and Enchanted Forest Theme Park are also worth visiting/5(). Cite this Record.

P[Hase I Cultural Resource Investigations for Proposed Improvement at Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge, Kossuth County.

Jonathan R. Sellars. (tDAR id: ). Gorgeous coffee-table book, celebrating the th anniversary or the refuge system, with dramatic text, and more than color images. "In Theodore Roosevelt signed a proclamation that created the first of what, a century later, would become a system of wildlife refuges spread across all fifty of the United States/5.

The title of this book is America's National Wildlife Refuges, 2nd Edition: A Complete unately, this latest edition is by no stretch of the imagination a complete guide.

I ordered this book after browsing a copy of the first edition -- which probably WAS a complete guide and consisted of over pages of detailed and worthwhile information /5(6).Phase I Cultural Resource Investigations For Proposed Improvements at Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge, Kossuth County, Iowa.

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